tag: birth

You & I

3 avril, 2017 Posted by Emilie
Toi, moi, nous, by Lorea De Vos The birth of the little brother… or is it a little sister? Through the maternity with Daddy meeting the baby. 20 pages boardbook with die-cuts, 18 x 18 cm Read more»

The Secret

11 mai, 2015 Posted by Stéphanie
Le Secret, by Emilie Vast Fox has a secret. She can’t keep it any longer, so she tells Rabbit. “Oh! Extraordinary”, said Rabbit. Rabbit has a secret. He can’t keep it any longer, so he tells Dragonfly. “Oh! Terrific”, said Dragonfly. Dragonfly has a secret. She can’t keep it any longer, so she tells Squirrel. […] Read more»

The Sultan's Diamond

23 décembre, 2013 Posted by Catherine
Le Diamant du sultan, by Catherine Gendrin and Judith Gueyfier The sultan wants to give his pregnant wife a gift once the baby is born. He asks the jeweller to drill a magnificent diamond. But the jeweller splits the stone in two! He is devastated, for the Sultan had threatened to kill him if he damaged […] Read more»

Babak, the Day your Horse was Born

16 décembre, 2013 Posted by Catherine
Babak, le jour où ton cheval est né,  by Alain Serres and Vanessa Hié The illustrations in this volume show each stage of a single painting that grows more complex with every page. As readers follow the “birth” of this work, they’re also invited to witness the birth of another wonder: the story’s phlegmatic hero, […] Read more»

Waiting For You

26 septembre, 2013 Posted by Hannele
En t’attendant…, by Emilie Vast A character – the mother – is waiting, observing nature evolve, seeing things grow and gradually come to maturity. Every change is an opportunity for the first introduction to nature, a colour chart and picture book that reveals a surprise each time, the last of which announces the birth of […] Read more»

The Surprise

18 juillet, 2013 Posted by Catherine
La Surprise, by Janik Coat The Surprise is a story with no text, a graphic tale on the emotions and feelings between a human being and a cat. It shows the tacit agreement of a woman and her animal on the arrival on the new born baby. Not a sound, not a word is needed to […] Read more»

When They Heard the News

28 mai, 2013 Posted by Catherine
Quand ils ont su…, by Malika Doray When they heard the news, the bears prepared parcels, the koalas hurried up, the crocodiles put their teeth away, the lynx smiled, the wolves muttered, but they all went… “When they heard the news, all went to celebrate the newborn”. An exceptional format made of two books that open […] Read more»

Who’s there?

28 mai, 2013 Posted by Catherine
Qui voilà?, by Clotilde Perrin Mum brings home a newborn baby and this is baby’s first day with the family, the first bath, the first feed. The pages gradually unfold to create a 160 cm illustration depicting the whole of this first day. A book to share with the rest of the family, at the […] Read more»